Beth Ostrosky Doesn’t Like Howard Stern Tweeting Nakey Photos Of Her

"He's taken up a new hobby, photography. I'll be in the bathtub, and there he is, with the camera, and suddenly the pictures are up on Twitter. We have a new policy: He can take all the pictures he likes, but I have to be able to approve the ones that he tweets out." —Beth… More »

Disqus Commenter Blocking

By: Amelia McDonell-Parry / May 25, 2011
In the last, uh, 10 minutes I've gotten a whole bunch of emails from commenters who've been blocked from commenting by Disqus. This is definitely some sort of technical error that I am trying to get someone to fix now. If you've been blocked, it's not because you've done anything wrong -- there's just some… More »

Is This Dove Ad Racist?

By: Julie Gerstein / May 25, 2011
Look at this advertisement for Dove's new VisibleCare line. Notice anything "off" about it? I didn't at first -- until rants began appearing around the web claiming that Dove's model placement seemed suspect. At issue: the African-American model is placed on the "before" side of the ad to signify, say some, that dark… More »

On Losing A Pet

By: Jessica Wakeman / May 25, 2011
On Monday, my parents put to sleep our 14-year-old Wheaton terrier, Timmy. This photo is exactly what Timmy looked like — i.e., sooo cute. My mom is really the one broken up by Timmy's death; with all her kids moved out of the house, he became like another child (albeit one who never… More »

World’s Worst Mother: “16 And Pregnant” Teen’s Mom Takes The Cake

By: Julie Gerstein / May 25, 2011
We've grown used to seeing irresponsible teens and bad parenting on the MTV show "16 And Pregnant," and that's part of what makes it such a compelling and powerful watch. It teaches cocky adolescents that having a baby is more than just dressing infants in cute clothes and parading a kid around in a stroller… More »

Lady Gaga Rocks Bleached Eyebrows On The Cover Of Rolling Stone

For a Lady Gaga magazine cover, the image that fronts the upcoming issue of Rolling Stone is pretty simple—there's no bubbles, machine gun bras, or excessive diamonte. However, Gaga still looks so ... strange. It took me a few minutes of staring to figure out what seems so off here, but it finally… More »